Elise Schapira papers
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Eve Mannes
The Elise Schapira papers include correspondence to Elise in New York from her parents in Frankfurt, photographs of her parents and brother before the Holocaust and of her family in the United States, and two versions of her brief testimony recounting her family life in Germany, her escape to England, her immigration to the United States, and the loss of her brother and parents in the Holocaust.
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Also in Goldschmidt Family collection
Created by Ludwig Goldschmidt (donor's uncle), January 1939, Germany. The drawing is an image of the synagogue of Brückeman in the lower Franconia region of Bavaria, Germany. Made by Ludwig Goldschmidt (Elise Goldschmidt's brother] on January 8, 1939. He was sixteen at the time. He was later deported to Dachau where he died.